Egypt Basic Field Epidemiology Second Workshop
    Egypt Basic Field Epidemiology Second Workshop
    September 06, 2017   |  Egypt
    Start Date :  September 02, 2017
    End Date :  September 08, 2017

    In collaboration with GHD/EMPHNET, The Egypt Ministry of Health and Population (MoHP) is implementing the Public Health Empowerment Program – Basic Field Epidemiology (PHEP – BFE), which is a three-month, in-service training program designed to strengthen the MoH epidemiologic capacity by improving knowledge and skills of health workers in the fundamentals of surveillance, outbreak investigation, and emergency response.

    The PHEP-BFE training curriculum consists of three workshops and two periods of field work.The program’s second workshop, “Outbreak Investigation and Public Health Emergency,” is designed to achieve a number of objectives which include strengthening the capacities of the program’s members in disease outbreak investigation, rapid response, public health emergency management, and communication.